Seacoast defense was a major concern for the United States from its independence until World War II. Before airplanes, many of America's enemies could only reach it from the se. .
Seacoast defense was a major concern for the United States from its independence until World War II. Before airplanes, many of America's enemies could only reach it from the sea, making coastal forts an economical alternative to standing armies or a large navy. After the 1940s, it was recognized that fixed fortifications were obsolete and ineffective against aircraft and missiles.
American Seacoast Defenses book. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Start by marking American Seacoast Defenses: A Reference Guide as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. Before airplanes, America's enemies could only reach her from the se. Before airplanes, America's enemies could only reach her from the sea, making coastal forts an economical alternative to standing armies or a large navy. After the 1940s it was recognized that fixed fortifications were obsolete and ineffective against aircraft and missiles.
American Coastal Defences 1885-1950 by Terrance McGovern & Bolling Smith, Osprey Publishing 2006. Sea Power by E. B. Potter and Chester W. Nimitz, Prentice-Hall 1960. Harbor Defenses of San Francisco The California State Military Museum. Coast Artillery Organization, A Brief Overview CDSG, Inc. United States Army Center of Military History, 2000.
A unique reference guide to seacoast defenses and fortifications of the United States from 1789 to 1950.
American Seacoast Defenses: A reference Guide Berhow, Mark A. ed. CDSG Press. ISBN 748167-0-1 Coast Defense Study Group (CDSG): Press, Digital Library, Forums.
The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. Established in 1848 by an act of the Great and General Court of Massachusetts, the Boston Public Library (BPL) was the first large free municipal library in the United States. In 1839, French ventriloquist M. Nicholas Marie Alexandre Vattemare became the original advocate for a public library in Boston when he proposed the idea of a book and prints exchange between American and French libraries.
American Seacoast Defenses : A Reference Guide. Publisher:Coast Defense Study Group Press.
Reference Guide 579. 580 American Seacoast Defenses. You have already flagged this document. Thank you, for helping us keep this platform clean. Page 1 and 2: 556 American Seacoast Defenses Lege. Page 3 and 4: 558 American Seacoast Defenses The. Page 5 and 6: 560 American Seacoast Defenses This. Page 7 and 8: 562 American Seacoast Defenses From. Page 9 and 10: 564 American Seacoast Defenses 7. D. Page 11 and 12: 566 American Seacoast Defenses 5. Y. Page 13 and 14: 568 American Seacoast Defenses Sinc. Mail this publication.
Science Reference Section Science, Technology, and . Black Americans in defense of our nation.
Science Reference Section Science, Technology, and Business Division Library of Congress. Books, Dissertations, and Theses. Biographies and Autobiographies. Selected Journal Articles. In observance of Women's History Month, this bibliography lists books on a little explored facet of African American history-African American women in the military and their services to the war effort. Washington, DC, Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Equal Opportunity and Safety Policy, Dept.